Basic Facts

Official Name Islamic Republic of Pakistan
Independence day 14th August , 1947
Founder Quaid e Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah
Head of State
Dr. Arif Alvi
Head of Government
Mian Shehbaz Sharif
Government Federal Parliamentary Republic
Location 30 00 N, 70 00 E
Capital Islamabad
Area 796,096 sq km
Population 207,774,520 (Census 2017)
Emblem Faith, Unity, Discipline
National Language Urdu
Official Language English
National Poet Allama Doctor Muhammad Iqbal
National Anthem Qaumi Tarana
National Animal
Markhor
National Mammal Indus River Dolphin
National Bird
Chukor
National Flower Jasmine
National Fruits Mango (Summer), Gawa (Winter)
National Tree Cedrus Deodara
National Sports Hockey
Notional Dress Shalwar Qameez
National Juice Sugarcane Juice
Literacy rate 53%
Currency Pakistani Rupee PKR
Largest City Karachi
Demonym Pakistani
GDP $1.254 Trillion (2020)